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The Silk and the Flame (2018)

Yao struggles to fulfill his father's dying wish to marry and continue the family's bloodline. He travels from Beijing to his tiny rural hometown for Chinese New Year, where he's reunited ... See full summary »

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Jordan Schiele
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Fuqin Fuqin
Muqin Muqin
Jordan Schiele
Yao Yao
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Yao struggles to fulfill his father's dying wish to marry and continue the family's bloodline. He travels from Beijing to his tiny rural hometown for Chinese New Year, where he's reunited with his mother, who became deaf after a medical accident, and his father, who requires a wheelchair and no longer speaks.

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